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Volume 508: debated on Wednesday 7 April 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what progress has been made on each of the adults facing chronic exclusion pilots, which began in 2007; and which of them have been continued and included in other Government programmes. (325675)

All 12 of the adults facing chronic exclusion pilots continue to provide support to vulnerable people.

Two interim reports have been published on the Cabinet Office website, detailing the outcomes for clients; including improvements in accommodation, use of health services and overall wellbeing.

The complete findings of the ACE pilots—including cost-benefit analysis—are due to be published in the autumn.

Continued funding has been confirmed for:

Tyneside Cyrenians

Turning Point Connected Care

South West London and St. George’s New Directions Team

Provisional funding has been agreed for:

NOAH Enterprise, Luton

Negotiations for the continuation of funding in the remaining eight areas are ongoing.